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Ara Malikian released new song “The Rough Dog” featuring System of a Down’s Serj Tankian

From allpunkedup by Camilla Adams The past Friday, December 14th  the Lebanese-born Armenian violinist Ara Malikian featuring System of a Down frontman Serj Tankian released “The Rough Dog” song that Tankian himself described as a “totally whacky fun track I sang on about a dog.” “The Rough Dog” will appear on Malikian’s forthcoming album, Royal Garage. “Royal Garage World Tour” it’s Ara Malikian’s latest project, is a tribute to garage bands. The artist found a charm and characteristic sounds, taking them as “areas of culture, the exchange of music and places of artistic creation” so important that pays tribute to the current tour, passing through Portugal in May 2018. Ara Malikian, an interpreter and composer, began to play influenced by...

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HEAR SERJ TANKIAN TEAM WITH VIOLINIST ARA MALIKIAN ON INSANE NEW FOLK-METAL SONG

From Revolver by Luke Winkie System of a Down singer Serj Tankian is not a man who's known for his levity, but if you want to catch a softer side of the Armenian hammer, he jumped on an instrumental from the Lebanese-born violinist Ara Malikian to sing a song about a particularly mean Cujo-esque pooch called "The Rough Dog." The song unfurls in exactly the way you'd expect. A few violin scratches from Malikian to establish the vibe, with Tankian switching between his trademark operatic and hip-hop tones. (If you ever wanted to hear Serj malign poorly disciplined dogs that won't stop biting your legs, now is your chance.) The whole thing has a bizarre, folky looseness to it that we enjoy. Below, in Episode 1 of our exclusive three-part...

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Serj Tankian Set To Release Soundtrack For Award Winning Film Spitak

From Broadway World: Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum recording artist, songwriter, composer, poet and visual artist Serj Tankian will be releasing the soundtrack to award winning filmSpitak via his own label Serjical Strike Records. This marks the fifth feature film with Serj Tankian at the helm as composer of the musical score. Spitak - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is slated for a global release via iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music and other digital platforms worldwide on November 30.Directed by the acclaimed Alexander Kott, Spitak tells a powerfully dramatic story of the true to life harrowing natural disaster of the Spitak earthquake that shook the country of Armenia on December 7, 1988. Kott himself described Spitak as "a requiem film," through which he...

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Come Join Serj Tankian For Kavat Coffee's First In-Store Event

Let's have coffee together! Come join Serj Tankian and the rest of the Kavat Coffee crew at Groundwork Coffee at the Historic Train Depot in North Hollywood on November 15 from 5pm - 7pm. We'll be showcasing how we brew our Kavat Armenian Coffee and offer guests the opportunity to try a cup thereafter. You can also try our San Lazzaro Espresso Blend as a drip coffee like we served at the System of a Down show at Glen Helen Amphitheater a few weeks back. There will also be a Pop-Up Shop on site and we'll have our Armenian coffee, signature Kavat Espresso Cup Sets, Pots and more available for sale. Credit/Debit card transactions only please. Serj will be happy...

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Serj Tankian Introduces Kavat Coffee On His Social Networks

Kavat Coffee is coming soon. That is what Serj announced on his social networks over the course of a few posts on his social networks over the past few weeks.  The initial offering is something near and dear to Serj, a premium Armenian coffee that highlights the rich preparation and drinking rituals of this unique brew.  For direct updates regarding Kavat Coffee, please follow at the direct social links below. Although ordering of Kavat Coffee is not yet available, updates will be provided via these social network sites and the official website for Kavat Coffee, which is currently under construction. KAVAT COFFEE INSTAGRAM KAVAT COFFEE FACEBOOK KAVAT COFFEE TWITTER  

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